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19th Century Italian Oil Painting by Giuseppe Carnelli Entitled “At The Altar”
By Giuseppe Canella
Located in Gallatin, TN
Large 19th Century Italian Oil Painting by Italian Artist Giuseppe Carnelli (Italian, 1838-1909) Entitled “At The Altar” Circa 1867 Oil on Canvas Signed by the artist in the lowe...
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17th Century Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Late 19th Century Landscape - "After The Snow"
By Constantin Aleksandrovich Westchiloff
Located in Soquel, CA
Gorgeous late 19th-century snowscape titled "After the Snow," by artist Constantin Alexandrovitch Westchiloff (1877-1945) Signed on the bottom right corner and titled on edge (the co...
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Early 1900s American Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Oil, Canvas

Huge Victorian Oil Painting The Sleeping Bloodhound, after Edwin Landseer
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
The Sleeping Bloodhound English School, mid 19th century after Sir Edwin Landseer (British, 1802-1873) oil painting on canvas: 28 x 36 inches antique gilt composition frame: 34 x 42 ...
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Mid-19th Century Victorian Animal Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

19th century English warship off the Italian, Mediterranean coast, with village
Located in Southport, CT
Outstanding 19th century English warship off the Italian, Mediterranean coast, with village, mountains and hills. A very interesting and somewhat unique oil on slate depicting an E...
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1840s Victorian Figurative Paintings

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Slate

English 19th century Antique beach landscape with fishing boat on the shore
Located in Southport, CT
English 19th century oil on canvas depicting a beached fishing boat. Circa 1870 Oil on canvas Original condition Framed in a Vintage English frame Pretty and well-painted Englis...
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1870s Victorian Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

'The Midday Rest', Breton Figural Harvest Scene oil, Brittany Landscape
Located in Santa Cruz, CA
Late 19th century French School, unsigned and painted circa 1860. Oil on artist prepared panel. A late 19th century oil landscape, painted in the style of Jean-François Millet, show...
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1850s French School Figurative Paintings

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Oil, Board

The School Room - Flemish 19th century art interior genre oil painting children
By Ferdinand de Braekeleer the Elder
Located in London, GB
This charming Flemish genre oil painting is by Ferdinand de Braekeleer the Elder. Painted circa 1850 it is a fine realist genre scene of the interior of a school room, a topic Braeke...
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19th Century Realist Interior Paintings

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Oil

19th Century landscape oil painting of a country track
By Joseph Thors
Located in Moreton-In-Marsh, Gloucestershire
Joseph Thors British, (1835-1920) A Country Track Oil on canvas, signed Image size: 15.5 inches x 23.25 inches Size including frame: 22.75 inches x 30.5 inches Joseph Thors was bor...
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19th Century Victorian Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

19th Century landscape oil painting of a country cottage
By Joseph Thors
Located in Moreton-In-Marsh, Gloucestershire
Joseph Thors British, (1835-1920) A Country Cottage Oil on canvas, signed Image size: 11.5 inches x 17.5 inches Size including frame: 18.5 inches x 24.5 inches Joseph Thors was bor...
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19th Century Victorian Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

19th Century landscape oil painting of figures by a pond
By Joseph Thors
Located in Moreton-In-Marsh, Gloucestershire
Joseph Thors British, (1835-1920) A Country Idyll Oil on canvas, signed Image size: 11.5 inches x 19.5 inches Size including frame: 16.25 inches x 24.25 inches Joseph Thors was bor...
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19th Century Victorian Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

19th Century landscape oil painting of a windmill by a river
By Joseph Thors
Located in Moreton-In-Marsh, Gloucestershire
Joseph Thors British, (1835-1920) By the Windmill Oil on canvas, signed Image size: 8 inches x 12 inches Size including frame: 14.5 inches x 18.5 inches Joseph Thors was born in Am...
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19th Century Victorian Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

19th Century landscape oil painting of a duck pond by a cottage
By Joseph Thors
Located in Moreton-In-Marsh, Gloucestershire
Joseph Thors British, (1835-1920) Cottage by a Duck Pond Oil on canvas, signed Image size: 15.5 inches x 23.5 inches Size including frame: 23.5 inches x 31.5 inches Joseph Thors wa...
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19th Century Victorian Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

19th Century seascape oil painting of fishing boats off the Dutch coast
By Abraham Hulk the Elder
Located in Moreton-In-Marsh, Gloucestershire
Abraham Hulk Snr British, (1813-1897) Fishing Boats off the Dutch Coast Oil on canvas, signed Image size: 11.75 inches x 17.75 inches Size including frame: 21.25 inches x 27.25 inch...
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19th Century Victorian Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

The Serenade - Italian 19th century art figurative oil painting musicians
By Federico Andreotti
Located in London, GB
This lovely Victorian 19th century figurative oil painting is by Italian artist Frederick Andreotti. Painted circa 1880 it is a lovely playful depiction of a pretty seated young woma...
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19th Century Realist Figurative Paintings

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Oil

Venice The Lagoon, Painting 19th Century
By Alfred August Felix Bachman
Located in Saint-Ouen, FR
BACHMANN Alfred Félix August (1863-1956) Venice Lagoon and Doge Palace Oil on canvas signed Low Right Frame gilded with leaves Dim canvas : 73 X 54 cm Dim frame : 78 X 95 cm ...
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Late 19th Century Academic Landscape Paintings

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Oil

The Naiad and the Swan - Painting 19th Century
Located in Saint-Ouen, FR
Albert Auguste FOURIE (1854-1937) The Naiad And The Swan Oil on Wood signed low left New golden and invory stick frame Dim wood panel : 35 X 27 cm Dim frame : 62 x 44 cm Albert Aug...
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Late 19th Century Symbolist Nude Paintings

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Oil

Lock on the Stour - British 19th century art river landscape oil painting
By Frederick Waters Watts
Located in London, GB
This lovely landscape oil painting is by 19th century British artist Frederick Waters Watts. The painting dating to 1850 depicts lock gates on the Stour opening above for the waiting...
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19th Century Realist Landscape Paintings

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Oil

Serenade in the Harem - French 19th Century Orientalist art nude oil painting
By Joseph Caraud
Located in London, GB
This beautiful French 19th century Orientalist oil painting is by noted French artist Joseph Caraud. It was painted circa 1848 when Caraud was painting Algerian scenes. The compositi...
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19th Century Realist Nude Paintings

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Oil, Canvas

Antique Painting, 19th Century, European Monogrammist, "The Emigration".
Located in Berlin, DE
Signed and dated. Dimensions are without frame. Including certificate of authenticity. Frame has slight damage in places.
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19th Century Realist Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

'In the Kitchen', 19th Century Flemish Genre Painting
Located in Santa Cruz, CA
Style of Richard Brakenburgh (Dutch 1650-1702) and painted circa 1820. Displayed in a shot silk mat with gilded slip within an 18th century, Dutch Ripple frame. Framed Dimensions: 16...
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Mid-19th Century Realist Figurative Paintings

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Paper, Oil

19th century French painting - The docks in Bordeaux
By Eugene Galien-Laloue
Located in Antwerp, BE
Beautiful monochrome painting by the famous artist Eugène Galien-Laloue, signed with his pseudonym J. Lievin. In excellent condition.
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Mid-19th Century Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

The Mandolin, 19th Century
By Louis Emile Pinel de Grandchamp
Located in Blackwater, GB
The Mandolin, 19th Century by Louis Emile Pinel de Grandchamp (1831-1894) 19th century French portrait of a lady playing the mandolin, oil on canvas by Lious Grandchamp. Excellent...
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19th Century Portrait Paintings

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Oil, Canvas

The Columbarium, 19th Century
Located in Blackwater, GB
The Columbarium, 19th Century French School Fine large 19th century French School scene of a dovecote/colombrarium with various pigeons and doves, oil on canvas. Internal view ove...
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19th Century Portrait Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

  • The Columbarium, 19th Century
  • The Columbarium, 19th Century
  • The Columbarium, 19th Century
  • The Columbarium, 19th Century
H 31.5 in. W 25.6 in.
The Braggart, 19th Century
By Sir Edwin Landseer
Located in Blackwater, GB
The Braggart, 19th Century circle of Edwin LANDSEER (1803-1873) Fine 19th century English scene of three dogs in a landscape, oil on canvas circle of Edwin Landseer. Excellent qua...
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19th Century Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

  • The Braggart, 19th Century
  • The Braggart, 19th Century
  • The Braggart, 19th Century
  • The Braggart, 19th Century
H 21.66 in. W 27.56 in.
19th Century landscape oil painting of the River Thames
Located in Moreton-In-Marsh, Gloucestershire
William R Stone British, (1839-1889) River Thames at Isleworth with All Saints Church & The London Apprentice Pub Oil on canvas, signed with monogram Image size: 17.5 inches x 31.5 i...
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19th Century Victorian Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

The Spring of Nymphs - Painting 19th century
By François Lafon
Located in Saint-Ouen, FR
LAFON François (1846-1920) The Spring of Nymphes Oil on canvas signed low left Old frame regilded with leaves Dim canvas : 46 X 55 cm Dim frame : 65 X 75 cm LAFON François (1846-192...
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1880s Academic Nude Paintings

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Oil

An Exceptional Orientalist Oil Painting "The Barber", Cairo (19th Century)
Located in New York, NY
An Exceptional Orientalist Oil Painting "The Barber", Cairo (19th Century). Signed V. Voill, Cairo, lower right. Depicting a man getting a haircut outside a Mosque in Cairo, Egypt...
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19th Century Portrait Paintings

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Oil

Lochnagar - 19th Century Landscape Oil Painting of the Scottish Highlands
By Alfred de Breanski Sr.
Located in Gerrards Cross, GB
‘Lochnagar’ by Alfred de Breanski ARCA (1852 - 1928). This large fine 19th century oil painting of the Scottish Highlands is signed by the artist and hangs in a superb quality, newly...
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Late 19th Century English School Landscape Paintings

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Oil

The Holy Family, 19th Century
Located in Blackwater, GB
The Holy Family, 19th Century European School - after Bartolomé Esteban MURILLO (1618-1682) Fine large 19th century European School depiction of the Holy Family after Murillo, pai...
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19th Century Portrait Paintings

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Mixed Media, Canvas

  • The Holy Family, 19th Century
  • The Holy Family, 19th Century
  • The Holy Family, 19th Century
  • The Holy Family, 19th Century
H 31.5 in. W 25.6 in.
The Young Laird, 19th Century
By Sir Edwin Landseer
Located in Blackwater, GB
The Young Laird, 19th Century attributed to SIR EDWIN HENRY LANDSEER, RA (1802-1873) 19th century Scottish Highland scene of The Young Laird, oil on metal panel attributed to Edw...
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Early 19th Century Portrait Paintings

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Metal

  • The Young Laird, 19th Century
  • The Young Laird, 19th Century
  • The Young Laird, 19th Century
  • The Young Laird, 19th Century
H 13.5 in. W 15.5 in.
19th century French painting - Napoleon Bonaparte on the battlefield - War
Located in Antwerp, BE
Very rare French painting depicting Napoleon Bonaparte on the battlefield of Eylau by a follower of Baron Antoine-Jean Gros This magnificent painting, created around 1810 and undoub...
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19th Century Old Masters Figurative Paintings

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Oil, Paper, Board

19th Century Italian Miniature Painting The Madonna & Child, Signed original
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
The Madonna & Child by J. Canava, Italian late 19th century miniature painting on ceramic, framed within velvet inset and frame image measures 3.25 x 2.5 inches, plus its frame. Co...
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Late 19th Century Renaissance Figurative Paintings

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Gouache

19th Century Italian Miniature Painting The Madonna & Child, Signed original
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
The Madonna & Child by J. Canava, Italian late 19th century miniature painting on ceramic, framed within velvet inset and frame image measures 3.25 x 2.5 inches, plus its frame. Co...
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Late 19th Century Renaissance Figurative Paintings

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Gouache

The Love Letter, Monticelli (19th Century Impressionistic pre-modern Painting)
By Adolphe Monticelli
Located in Aerdenhout, NL
Adolphe Monticelli La Lettre d'Amour (the Love Letter) approx. 1880 oil on Panel 61 x 91 cm signed bottom left Description: Adolphe Monticelli was portrayed by contemporaries as an ...
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Mid-19th Century Modern Figurative Paintings

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Oil, Panel

19th Century Welsh landscape oil painting of the river Mawddach
By William Henry Mander
Located in Moreton-In-Marsh, Gloucestershire
William Mander British, (1846-1914) On the River Mawddach, Dolgellau, North Wales Oil on canvas, signed & further inscribed & signed verso Image size: 19.5 inches x 29.5 inches Size...
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19th Century Victorian Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Head of the Glen Argyllshire - Scottish art 19th century landscape oil painting
By John Knox
Located in London, GB
This really beautiful Scottish 19th century landscape oil painting is circle of John Knox. The painting is entitled Head of the Glen Argyllshire. It is clearly rather special as pain...
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1840s Realist Landscape Paintings

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Oil

Crossing the Water. Mid 19th Century Realist Painting. Ecouen school.
Located in Cotignac, FR
Mid 19th century Realist ink, watercolour and gouache portrait on paper of a young man in a field by John George Todd. The painting is signed G Todd bottom left as was his usual mann...
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Mid-19th Century Realist Figurative Paintings

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Watercolor, Paper, Ink, Gouache

19th century figurative dutch landscape painting - Returning from the hunt
Located in Antwerp, BE
Return from the hunt is an 19th century dutch painting depicting a hunter returning home with his prey. In the distance on can see a faraway village along a large river. Leonardus R...
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Mid-19th Century Naturalistic Landscape Paintings

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Wood, Oil

The Lace Making Lesson - Belgian 19th century figurative interior oil painting
By Basile de Loose
Located in London, GB
This superb Belgian 19th century figurative interior oil painting is by noted Flemish artist Basile de Loose. Painted in 1858, it is a superb example of his speciality; relaxed domes...
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19th Century Realist Interior Paintings

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Oil

The Lute Player - 19th Century French Impressionist Nude Portrait Oil Painting
Located in Gerrards Cross, GB
‘The Lute Player’ by Jacques Martin (1844-1910). This large 19th century French oil painting is signed by the artist and presented in a superb quality, newly commissioned, gold metal...
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Late 19th Century Impressionist Nude Paintings

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Oil

The Four Seasons - Four Original Paintings 19th Century
Located in Saint-Ouen, FR
SCHULTZ Adrien (1851-1931) The Four Seasons Four oils on wood signed low right and left Framed by Gault (Fbg St Honoré - Paris) Dimensions wood (each) : 63 X 27 cm Dimensions frame (...
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1880s Academic Landscape Paintings

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Oil

Antique painting, 19th century, oil on canvas, harvest by the river.
Located in Berlin, DE
Antique painting, 19th century, oil on canvas, harvest by the river. Signed lower right. Dimensions without frame. Paintings by Alexandre Kircher have already raised more than $ 20...
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19th Century Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

19th century German romantic landscape painting - The Temple Valley in Sicily
By Andreas Achenbach
Located in Antwerp, BE
Huge 19th century romantic painting depicting a sunset over the Temple Valley in Agrigento, Italy This magnificent painting depicts the famous Temple Valley in Sicily. We have visit...
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19th Century Old Masters Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Painting, 19th century, oil on canvas, "Young woman at the well"
Located in Berlin, DE
Painting, 19th century, oil on canvas, "Young woman at the well" Signed, B. Kern. Dimensions with frame 61cm x 75cm
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19th Century Romantic Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Painting 19th Century Genre Scene Chidren and Nurse in The Park
By Antoine-Victor-Edmond-Madeleine Joinville
Located in Saint-Ouen, FR
JOINVILLE Antoine Victor Edmond Madeleine (1801-1849) Chidren and Nurse in The Park Oil on canvas signed low right and dated 1879 The scene might be located in the French Carribean...
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Late 19th Century Academic Portrait Paintings

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Oil

'Spinning the Wool', 19th Century Flemish oil painting of two ladies
By Edward Antoon Portielje
Located in London, GB
This fine antique oil painting depicts two ladies seated in a 19th Century style interior. In front of the woman on the right is an antique wool spinner; the woman pauses her work at...
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19th Century Naturalistic Interior Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

The Enchantress - Large 19th Century French Belle Epoque Portrait Oil Painting
By Nathaniel Sichel
Located in Gerrards Cross, GB
‘The Enchantress’ by Nathaniel Sichel (1843-1907). This large fine 19th century oil on canvas, depicting a dark-haired beauty wearing a crown of holly, is signed by the artist and ha...
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Late 19th Century French School Portrait Paintings

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Oil

Mid 19th Century Oil - The Liability
Located in Corsham, GB
An utterly charming and humorous mid 19th Century interior scene filled with fun narrative in the wonderful naive style typical for these types of genre scenes. An altercation is unf...
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19th Century Interior Paintings

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Oil

19th Century seascape oil painting of ships off the Dutch coast
Located in Moreton-In-Marsh, Gloucestershire
Thomas Sewell Robins British, (1810-1880) Shipping off the Dutch Coast Oil on canvas, signed & dated 1844 Image size: 26.5 inches x 45 inches Size including frame: 33.5 inches x 52 ...
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19th Century Victorian Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

19th Century Oil - By the River
Located in Corsham, GB
A delightful country scene depicting a small fox creeping towards a hedgerow by the river's edge. In the background a farmer tends to their cattle while a rowing boat passes by. Sign...
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19th Century Landscape Paintings

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Oil

Madonna of the Magnificat, 19th Century
By Sandro Botticelli
Located in Blackwater, GB
Madonna of the Magnificat, 19th Century after BOTICELLI (1445-1510) Fine Large 19th Century Italian Old Master depiction of the Magnificent Madonna, oil on canvas. Excellent qualit...
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19th Century Portrait Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

'The Proposition', 19th Century oil on canvas painting by Arturo Ricci
By Arturo Ricci
Located in London, GB
This is a truly exquisite work by an Italian master of historical genre painting, Arturo Ricci. Ricci (1854-1919) was highly celebrated, in particular for the vibrant colours, attent...
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Late 19th Century Realist Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

The Judgement Of Paris, 19th Century
Located in Blackwater, GB
The Judgement Of Paris, 19th Century circle of Théodore GÉRICAULT (1791-1824) 19th Century French Sketch of the Judgement Of Paris, oil on canvas laid to panel. Excellent quality ...
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19th Century Portrait Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Bringing In The Nets, 19th Century
By George Chambers 1
Located in Blackwater, GB
Bringing In The Nets, 19th Century by George CHAMBERS Jnr. (1830-1890) sales to $45,000 Fine large 19th century English coastal scene with fisherfolk hauling in the nets, oil on ca...
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19th Century Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Terrace on the Sea - Original Oil painting on Panel - 19th Century
Located in Roma, IT
Terrace on the Sea is an original painting realized in the 19th century by an anonymous artist. The artwork is a colored oil panting on panel. Signed on the lower right margin. I...
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19th Century Modern Figurative Paintings

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Panel, Oil

19th Century Academic Oil Painting 'Playing with the Seesaw' by Coomans
By Pierre Olivier Joseph Coomans
Located in London, GB
19th Century Academic Oil Painting 'Playing with the Seesaw' by Coomans Belgian, 1880 Frame: Height 57cm, width 76cm, depth 5cm Panel: Height 34cm, width 54cm, depth 0.5cm This char...
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Late 19th Century Academic Figurative Paintings

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Oil, Panel

19th Century landscape oil painting of the River Thames at Streatley
By Henry H. Parker
Located in Moreton-In-Marsh, Gloucestershire
Henry H Parker British, (1858-1930) The Thames at Streatley Oil on canvas, signed, further transcribed verso Image size: 11.75 inches x 17.75 inches Size including frame: 18.75 inc...
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19th Century Victorian Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

19th Century landscape oil painting of a church by the River Thames
By Alfred Augustus Glendening Senior
Located in Moreton-In-Marsh, Gloucestershire
Alfred Augustus Glendening Snr British, (1840-1921) Shepperton on Thames with St Nicholas Church Oil on canvas, signed Image size: 16 inches x 26 inches Size including frame: 22.5 i...
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19th Century Victorian Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Pair of Landscapes from the Tuscan Countryside - Oil Paintings - 19th century
Located in Roma, IT
Beautiful couple of Tuscan Landscape, by an anonymous french artist active in Italy in the first half of 19th century. They both include a contemporary gilded wooden frame. Good cond...
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Early 19th Century Old Masters Figurative Paintings

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Oil

The Simoon, 19th Century Orientalist Oil
By Charles Robertson
Located in London, GB
Charles Robertson RWS 1844-1891 The Simoon Oil on paper Image size: 5 x 8 inches Hand made gilt frame The camel riders have been caught by the sight of the Simoon heading towards th...
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19th Century Figurative Paintings

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Paper, Oil

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Art Painting The 19th Century For Sale on 1stDibs

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The price for an art painting the 19th century in our collection starts at $170 and tops out at $985,000 with the average selling for $4,904.

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